Vermont (VT) CPA Exam requirements state that you must be declared eligible for the CPA Exam and then licensed by the state. A candidate becomes eligible for the CPA Exam by meeting specific requirements that are determined by the board of accountancy for their specific jurisdiction. Below are the Vermont CPA Exam requirements:

Vermont CPA Exam Education Requirements

  • Minimum Degree Required: None
  • 150 Semester Hours Required to Sit for the CPA Exam? No
  • 120 semester hours with a minimum of 30 hours in specific accounting and business subjects
  • May sit before 120 hours but all requirements must be completed no later than 60 days following the receipt of application
  • Minimum of 120 semester hours of college level education. May sit with 120 hours but 150 hours are required for licensure.

Vermont CPA Exam Age Requirements

Age Minimum: None

Vermont CPA Exam Residency Requirements

  • U.S. Citizenship Required: No
  • Must be a resident, employee OR have office in the state? No

Application Process

  1. Review the exam requirements
  2. Submit the exam application + enroll in Surgent CPA Review
  3. Request and forward transcripts. Contact any educational institutions attended and request that transcripts be forwarded to CPA Examination Services for their evaluation. If you do not expect any problems in processing with your application, this is a great time to start studying with Surgent CPA Review.
  4. Pay the exam fees. After receiving the required information, CPA Examination Services will issue your Authorization to Test (ATT) to the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA). You will receive a Notice to Schedule (NTS) which is good for six months.
  5. Schedule your exam. Your NTS allows you to start scheduling your exams. You can sit for the exam parts in any sequence so you can plan your reviews to coincide with your exam scheduling. The most efficient approach is to sit for two parts in each exam window; however, exam fees paid for parts not taken are not refundable. Exam times are scheduled with Prometric and can be set up online at You can take the exam at a site in Williston or any other Prometric location that is convenient to you.

Vermont CPA Application Process

Vermont CPA Application Forms

Vermont CPA Statutes

Vermont CPA Exam FAQs



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Vermont CPA Exam Fees

Initial Application Fee: $220

Audit: $193.45

Financial: $193.45

Regulation: $173.60

Business: $173.60

Total: $954.10

Other fees: Re-exam registration fee (varying amounts based on number of parts)